Hi! My name is Maurício Hunter
and I am behind all the creative work produced at HNTR designs. At the core of it all, I am a graphic designer and illustrator from the Twin Cities. I started designing under HNTR designs in 2014,
aiming to channel my creativity by developing brands and providing creative solutions through design for existing businesses and entrepreneurs alike.
Today, I strive to facilitate success behind the scenes by providing unique design services.
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Five Star Professional
03|17 – 09|20
Designed the interior layouts of Five Point Magazine,
and The Essential Home Magazine, as well as designed the advertisement templates and real estate listing ads for featured ad space in publications.
Created, developed, laid out, as well as proofread and revised customer magazine editorial pieces in accordance with the Associated Press Guidelines
and Five Star Professionals’ brand standards.
Created the branding for Five Star Professional’s subsidiary Three Peaks Insights, and designed the ad production graphics standard manual, production guide booklet for client success representatives and digital social media posts.
Packaging Production Designer
09|20 – Present
Supporting the development and execution of Target Owned Brand and LTO packaging for: Heyday, Kindfull, Pillowfort, Project Seven, and Project 62. Expanding approved high-level concepts for new brands into detailed concepts and reference layouts; meticulously soft-proofing execution mechanicals to ensure brand integrity and consistency, and managing steady-state work and brand resources.
Facilitated the production of A&A and Target GiftCard campaigns by supporting art directors during ideation, execution and handoff, managing creative assets, maintaining presentation decks, creating digital assets and retouching digital assets.
Collaborated with partners across channels to assist on a wide variety of special projects and campaigns, including conducting an audit of 128 Target brands to create a style guide for Target Creative’s SVP and CCO, as well as creating and maintaining process guides for Brand Design Lab leadership.
Managed Target Creative’s digital and social presentation deck templates and creative library by updating social platform units, digital specs and assets, typeset, layout, and overall user-experience for 2021 and 2022.
Helped promote cross-brand consistency by designing icons
for a unified iconography across 13 owned brands and designed
17 production design templates used by art directors within campaign work.
Founder, Creative Director
06|14 – Present
Providing creative solutions through logo design, layout, brand development, illustration, and digital and print design services for businesses andentrepreneurs. Please visit hntrdesigns.com to view my work.
The Art Institutes International-Minnesota
Bachelor of Science in
Graphic Design with Honors
08|10 – 12|15
Received a Bachelor of Science in Graphic Design with Honors.
Learned to create visual concepts, using computer software or by hand, to communicate ideas that inspire, inform, and captivate consumers.
Over time, developed an overall understanding of layout and production design for various applications such as advertisements, web, brochures, magazines and corporate collateral.
10|16 – 03|17
Typeset custom text on Illustrator templates, layout adjustment and diligently proof and approve ﬁles for print. Including color customizations, custom layout adjustment, and customer-submitted text for grammatical issues.
Reviewed customer submitted photographs, checked photo resolution, photo-manipulation, removed red-eye, adjusted light values and color correction to ensure optimum
Reported and took necessary steps to correct errors and inconsistencies to ensure quality, accuracy and print quality, making sure ﬁles are set correctly for processing on high-quantity digital printers. Achieved department-wide productivity and accuracy goals for processing speed and error-rate eﬃciency.
Ross Meisner for MN Senate District 41B
Amanda Koehler for House District 41B
Barbara Lopez, Almeda County Democratic Central Committee
Cindy Hansen for Anoka County Commissioner
Abdisalam4Fridley Student Board
Donna4Fridley Student Board
Jake4Fridley Student Board
Brick Investment Group, Inc.
JTA Real Estate Investment
OANATA Real Estate Investment
Globa Chiropractic, P.A.
Pan Jam Productions
Shorewood Auto Sales
Simply Serene Massages
My Heart My Sleeve Apparel
Keenan The First
One Trill Being
21st Century Survival
The Peg Restaurant
Brand New Old Skool Productions
Five Point media magazine — 2019
MINIMAL magazine — 2015
Founder, Creative Director
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